The Huskies love playing away winning their 6th road game of the year by defeating Neptune 8-0. Justin Harnett, Nick Santuccio and Rob Marshall combined in the shut out effort. Dan Incle had 2 hits and an RBI and Anthony Principe added a 2 RBI single to pace the Matawan offense. The Huskies won their 10th April game.
Average- Johnson 552 Harnett 533 Incle 467 DePaolo 448
Hits – Johnson 16 Harnett 16 Incle 14 DePaolo 13
RBI – Creamer 11 Harnett 8
OB% Johnson 663 Incle 579 Harnett 559
Wins Harnett 4 Creamer 2
Saves Marshall 5
ERA Marshall .84 Harnett 2.52 Johnson 2.77
I sent stats to app on Wednesday after Ocean game. I cc All Shore Media and they got them. I dont know why ours didnt show in app and Ill find out !!!
Matawan bats were silent for most of the 18 outs thru 6 innings. But the Husky bats woke up in the top of the 7th. Dan Incle led off with a single and went to 2nd on a wild pitch and moved to 3rd on a Justin Harnett out. Shawn Johnson tied the game with a single and a Pat DePaolo single put the Huskies ahead. Joe Piscopos double gave matawan a 2 run cushion. Mike Creamer pitched the 6th after Nick Santuccio pitched 5 effective innings. Rob Marshall earned his 5th save in 5 tries.
Matawan found themselves down 4-0 in the first inning due to a few miscues but battled back to defeat Ocean Twp 9-5. Shawn Johnson went 5 2/3 innings giving up 5 runs, 2 earned striking out 2 and walking 3. Robert Marshall picked up a 4 out save, his fourth of the year. Matawan had 3 runs in the 2nd and 4th in the comeback. Johnson also went 3 for 4 with a triple and an RBI while Dan Incle and Justin Harnett each collected 2 hits and 2 runs scored.
Marshall also collected his first varsity hit. Many Huskies contributed – Justin Henderson had a big hit in the 3 run second as did Corey Nusbaum and Matt Rackett had a big 2 strike hit in the bottom of the 6th where the Huskies added on 2 IMPORTANT RUNS.
Matawan fought back from an early 5-1 deficit to top Red Bank 7-5. Shawn Johnson was strong in relief shutting down the Bucs in innings 4-6. Robbie Marshall earned his 3 save of the year. Matawan scored 5 runs in the top of the 5th lead by Matt Rackett’s one out 2 RBI single. Anthony Principe went 3 for 3 and Justin Harnett had 2 hits and one run scored. The Huskies are now 4-1 and 4-0 in conference
After a tough loss, 2-1, to Marlboro on Saturday, the Huskies bounced back in good form defeating Neptune 6-5. Nick Santuccio got his first start of the year and performed well after a tough first inning, going 4 strong innings and giving up 3 runs. Justin Harnett pitched the next 2 to hold Neptune close while the Huskies chipped away. Joe Piscopo had a one out single in the 6th followed by a walk to Justin Henderson, a fielders choice by Pat DePaolo and Dan Incle being hit by a pitch. With 2 out and the bases loaded, Justin Harnett came through with a single that plated 2 runs and Incle scored as the throw got by the catcher. Robbie Marshall sealed the deal with his 2nd save of the season.
The Huskies defeat Freehold Boro 7-4. Justin Harnett wins his second game of the year pitching 6 innings allowing 4 runs all unearned with 8 ks. Mike Creamer came through with a big bases clearing double in the top of the 5 th bringing the Huskies on top 6-4. Dan Incle had 3 hits and scored 4 runs. Robbie Marshall earned his first save.